My First 100 Mile Finish – Part 1


If your dreams don't scare you, dream bigger. Since I finished my first Silver Rush 50 in Leadville, I knew that I wanted to complete a 100 mile race. My answer to the "why" question…

Back to the Run


For many, it would appear that I have disappeared off the planet the past 6 months. I guess that is true. Kind of. Family, work, and life has been busy. Not unusual as I get…

Leadville Heavy Half

2016 Leadville Heavy Half Marathon


2016 Leadville Heavy Half Yes, the half at 15.5 miles and not the full for another 10. Maybe I’m just getting old. Or smarter. Well, I returned from a 10 day trip to Ohio on…

2016 Bolder Boulder


It has been over 5 years since running the Bolder Boulder and wow did I miss it! This time, my wife and I invited our 13yo son to join us in the 10k run. The…

2016 Colfax Half Marathon


I really do love this race. It's like a big reunion that you don't know everyone, but yet feel like you do. The people have their own unique story of how their journey to the…

2016 Colorado Marathon


Snowy. That's my race report. Thanks for coming! Ok, maybe a little bit more info here ... Back in 2009, this race was my first ever 26.2 miles. My wife was pregnant with our 4th…

Prairie Spirit Trail 100 … or 61


"You're going to Kansas to run an ultra? But you live in Colorado? Why would you do that?" Mostly because I wanted to stack the odds in my favor. And lose 6 pounds in one…

Running Around the World … Virtually


For Christmas, we decided to replace the 15 year old treadmill. It has been a good treadmill and gone thousands of miles. The screen hasn't worked in 4 years so I assume it has been…

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